Prom Hairstyles & Makeup
Find your perfect hair and makeup style for prom or any formal event with these expert tutorials, insider tips and fresh ideas.
Formal Event Makeup: Sophisticated Style
Create a sophisticated look with a little gold shimmer for your next formal event. Learn how in this easy makeup tutorial.
[MUSIC] For a glamorous look, we're going to do really shimmery gold metallic eyes. And then finish it off with a nice berry lip. I'm gonna grab this nice, middle toned matte brown shadow to start out our look as our transition color. [MUSIC] I'm going to take a really rich shimmery gold shadow and
Formal Event Makeup: Vintage Look
Go retro for your next formal event with this glamorous, vintage look, complete with winged eyeliner. Learn how in this easy makeup tutorial.
make this look really fun and modern. It's a bright kind of bubble gum pink. So, it's gonna take the 60s look, and make it more today. To complete the look, we're gonna use a setting
Formal Event Makeup: Smokey Eye
A formal event is a great time to try a dramatic smokey eye. Learn how in this easy makeup tutorial.
eyes don't compete with the lips, we're just gonna use a nude pink color and apply it without a lipliner, just straight from the tube. Because we want your look to last all night long, we're
Formal Event Makeup: Natural Look
Get a natural dewy glow for your next formal event with this easy makeup tutorial.
lid. With a natural look like this, you can actually use a dark shadow as a liner. It's way easier and it looks a lot softer too. So, I'm gonna grab a warm matte brown with a smudge brush and just smudge it along the lash line like I was using an eyeliner. We're going to apply
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Formal Event Hair: Loose Curls
Loose curls swept to the side are a sophisticated style for prom or any formal event.
Formal Event Hair: Short Updo
Look red-carpet ready with this sophisticated updo that works beautifully for short hair.
[MUSIC] Be inspired by the red carpet with this sophisticated updo that works beautifully for short hair. First, section off the hair right at the ear and pin the top of the hair out of the way. Next, tease the bottom section to create a fuller look. Now roll that section of hair underneath. Tuck it in, and secure with bobby pins. Next, section out the crown and tease the hair right at the roots. Do this is staggered sections. Smooth the hair over the crown and spray lightly with hair spray to hold. Use the end of the comb to lift up the teased section of hair at the root to give the style a little height. Now, take the side of the hair and pull it back. Secure with bobby pins. Do the same on the other side. [MUSIC] Set both sides with hair spray . Take the center section. Lift it up and pin in place. Now you have a chic bun underneath. Take the pieces that
Format Event Hair: Messy Modern Bun
If you have a natural wave or curl try this messy modern updo for prom or any formal event.
no right or wrong way to pin up your hair. Finish with hair spray . It's a versatile romantic look that frames the face, perfect for prom or any formal occasion. [MUSIC]
Formal Event Hair: Retro Curls
Go retro for prom or your next formal event with fun and easy pin curls.
off the hair at the base of the neck. Use a bitube curling iron to create classic pin curls. Wrap the hair around the curling iron using a figure eight motion. Weave the hair back and forth between the two tubes. Use a glove to protect your hand. It will also allow you to wrap the ends of the hair around the tool to get a smooth look. Gently release the curl from the tool. Don't touch or comb the curl, you want the curl pattern to stay intact. Wait until the coils are cool to spray them to avoid any heat damage. Use a rat tail comb to separate the waves until you get the look you want. This vintage hairstyle is a glamorous look for prom or